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August 18, 2018
For winter storage, potatoes are best left in the ground until late September or early October. David Samson / Forum News Service
Commentary: Harvesting late summer crops
August 18, 2018 - 7:15am
August 11, 2018
What to do with all those peak summer tomatoes, from tiny cherries to giant heirlooms.  Photo by Tom McCorkle for The Washington Post. Food styling by The Washington Post's Amanda Soto.
What to do with all those peak summer tomatoes, from tiny cherries to giant heirlooms
August 11, 2018 - 9:15am
July 25, 2018
A dollop of creme fraiche and garnish of mint completes the dish of rosé-poached apricots and plums. Erin Bormett / Forum News Service
In bloom: Rose wine combines deliciously with plums and apricots
July 25, 2018 - 7:33am
July 11, 2018
Photo Illustration
Chef's Hat: For a sweet treat, grill fruit
July 11, 2018 - 7:00am
June 12, 2018
Ron Smith, World of Wine columnist
More than grapes: Wine can be sourced from many different fruits
June 12, 2018 - 1:35pm
May 26, 2018
Granular fertilizer should be cultivated in shallowly and then watered. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
How to fertilize trees, shrubs, flowers and fruits
May 26, 2018 - 8:15am
April 17, 2018
How to prep and enjoy a mango, the sunniest fruit in the grocery store.  Photo by Stacy Zarin Goldberg for The Washington Post.
How to prep and enjoy a mango, the sunniest fruit in the grocery store
April 17, 2018 - 6:06am
January 29, 2018
Separating the pomegranate seeds from the membrane can be therapeutic. Photo by Deb Lindsey for The Washington Post.
To escape the winter blues, try seeing red - pomegranate red
January 29, 2018 - 8:33pm
October 12, 2017
A damaged orange tree lays on its side at the Alico Inc. Bereah Grove in Frostproof, Florida, on Sept. 11, 2017.  Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Florida orange crop seen plunging to 71-year low after Irma
October 12, 2017 - 1:35pm
August 21, 2017
Conveyer belts shoot the fruit into trucks at Elm Lake Cranberry Co. near Wisconsin Rapids, Wis. (Katherine Rodeghier/Chicago Tribune/TNS)
Seeing red: Take a trip to Wisconsin's cranberry marshes
August 21, 2017 - 1:32pm
January 16, 2017
Louisa and Neal Carter wanted apples to get in on the growth in the snack foods market in the late 1990s. About 20 years later, their non-browning apples are about to hit the market. (Photo courtesy of Okanagan Specialty Fruits.)
Arctic Apples will test appetite for genetically modified produce
January 16, 2017 - 7:00am
June 22, 2015
Randy Woodhouse, produce manager at Cub Foods in Brainerd, checks an Athena melon from Georgia, one of his favorites for its sweetness. Woodhouse has been in produce for 23 years witnessing changing American eating habits. Renee Richardson/Brainerd Dispatch
Monday Motivator: Tips on picking and preparing fruit
June 22, 2015 - 9:12am
February 25, 2015
Postharvest Handling Workshop planned
February 25, 2015 - 8:58pm
August 18, 2014
The lakes area's own Helmer family won best new fair food last year with their deep-fried olives. The Fried Fruit on-a-Stick is back at the state fair this year by the grandstand.
Fair time: How about a deep-fried olive on a stick?
August 18, 2014 - 9:04am